UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA Grants & Special Projects Coordinator in CEDAR FALLS, Iowa

Position Description:Serves as accounting and finance resource for the Center for Business Growth and Innovation (CBGI); creates and develops methods and procedures to collect client and partner feedback and metrics; analyzes client and partner feedback and provides recommendations and solutions for program managers to refine and further develop program offerings; provides accounting, operations, and metrics oversight to existing grants and other sources of revenue; identifies and evaluates grant and other funding opportunities for CBGI and prepares grant applications; provides professional financial and operational technical assistance to client businesses; and hires and supervises student staff.This is a part-time position.Percent of Time/Week:70%Service Schedule:Calendar YearEducation Requirements:Bachelor's degree required.Required Qualifications:At least three years of combined experience in an accounting, finance, management or business ownership role.Desirable Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, finance or related field; knowledge in grant management, administration, writing and contract funding in a non-profit or public sector organization; record of accomplishment in developing relationships with internal and external constituencies that support and assist in accomplishing organizational goals; experience in a business consultant capacity; and strategic thinking and problem solving skills preferred.Position Title:Grants & Special Projects CoordinatorJob Category:Type of Position:TermFull Consideration Date:Wednesday, July 25, 2018Advertising Started on:Wednesday, July 11, 2018Hiring Department:Center for Business Growth & InnovationDepartment:Center for Business Growth & InnovationSalary:$29,400.00 to Commensurate:PS.4Application Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Professional References:Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.Number of References: 3Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact: - paul.kinghorn@uni.eduBus and Comm Svcs 13Phone: 319-273-4327UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.